Posts Tagged “manufacturing”

Solar-powered vehicles, vehicles of the future — Arthur Okeyika

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Solar-powered vehicles, vehicles of the future — Arthur Okeyika

September 6, 2016 by Ebele Orakpo Originally published on Vanguard. As the price of crude oil continues to drop in the international market and nations seek alternative, cleaner, greener, more environment-friendly and sustainable energy sources to replace fossil fuel, a Nigerian company, Arthur Energy Technology Limited, has launched the first ever solar-powered tricycle, popularly called…

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Nigerian startup develops smart meter

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Nigerian startup develops smart meter

September 5, 2016 by Tom Jackson Originally published on Disrupt Africa. Nigerian startup GRIT Systems has developed the G1 smart meter, aimed at addressing the challenges of lack of data and inadequate finance models for solar hybrid. Founder Ifedayo Oladapo claims the G1 will “change your life”. “Each year in Nigeria we spend in excess…

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Energy Expert Urges Local Manufacture Of Solar Panels

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Energy Expert Urges Local Manufacture Of Solar Panels

August 29, 2016 by Editor Originally published on The Tide. Technical Director of IP group Engineering, Mr Shola Daley, has called for the local manufacturing of solar electricity Photo Voltaic (PV) panels in the country to accelerate the setting up of more solar plants in the country. Daley made the call in an interview with newsmen…

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Arthur Energy Technology to invest N500m in solar powered vehicle plant

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Arthur Energy Technology to invest N500m in solar powered vehicle plant

 August 2, 2016 by Emeka Aginam Originally published on Vanguard. The Chief Executive Officer of indigenous renewable energy company, Arthur Energy Technology Limited, Arthur Anthony Okeyika has disclosed plans to invest to invest Five hundred million naira in Nigeria’s first solar powered vehicle assembly plant set to be built in Akwa Ibom. The ground breaking…

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Alternative power: Affordable solar panels coming soon

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Alternative power: Affordable solar panels coming soon

May 28, 2016 by NAN Originally published on The News. The management of NASENI Solar Energy Limited (NSEL) on Friday said it would intensify efforts to ensure that the cost of quality solar panel in the country became cheap. Mr Jafaru Mahmud, the acting Managing Director, NSEL, according to NAN, made this known when he…

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Exploring alternative power sources to boost real sector growth

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Exploring alternative power sources to boost real sector growth

May 26, 2016 by Abolaji Adebayo Originally posted on National Mirror. Constrained by the adverse effects of poor electricity supply, stakeholders in the real sector are bracing the odds by exploring alternative power source options to keep their entities afloat and ensure modest returns on their shareholders’ investments. In the Nigerian manufacturing sector, poor electricity…

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